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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:05:15 GMTHillary Clinton at a campaign rally in Des Moines on Thursday.Hillary Clinton and the Democrats, helped by a 2014 Supreme Court decision, are extending their advantage over Republicans in campaign donations.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:00:23 GMTMamadou Lawal Diallo, of Guinea, taking the oath of citizenship at a naturalization ceremony in Atlanta in July.Nearly a million legal immigrants applied for citizenship in the last year, causing an agency’s backlog to swell. Many will still be in the backlog on Nov. 8.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:48:02 GMTIsraeli soldiers at the funeral of Shimon Peres at the Mount Herzl national cemetery in Jerusalem today.Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:52:53 GMTThe Hoboken Terminal, left, with New York City across the Hudson River.Friday: Getting to the city, mapmaking and other weekend events, and women in film and the theater.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:00:04 GMTSince the candidate clinched the nomination, the green room has become a chilly place.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:00:07 GMTDonald J. Trump made his entrance at a campaign event in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on Wednesday.Mr. Trump suggested that there was more to be revealed about Ms. Machado and offered the theory that Mrs. Clinton helped the 1996 Miss Universe winner attain citizenship.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:23:16 GMTA remark during the presidential debate has fueled a national conversation in a country where two-thirds of the population is overweight.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:54:42 GMTThe decision by President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority, center, to attend Shimon Peres’s funeral on Friday angered many Palestinians.President Obama was among the dignitaries who praised the former Israeli leader for his commitment to coexistence with the Palestinians.
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:00:45 GMTWillington, second from right, reunited with his family for the first time in years at a FARC conference.The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or the FARC, made peace with the government. Now begins the task of repatriating the rebels.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:44:07 GMTSuggested reading by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:00:23 GMTMore than a third of Americans haven’t changed their credit card in a decade. But now may be a good time to consider the options.A guide to some of the most recommended cards and the online comparison tools to help you choose.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:21:15 GMTAn image of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko taken by Rosetta on Friday.The vessel shut down and landed with a soft belly-flop onto Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko at a speed of two miles per hour.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:55:28 GMTPolice officers with the body of a drug suspect they killed in Caloocan, a part of greater Manila, on Friday.Defying criticism of his country’s bloody war on drugs, the Philippine president escalated his provocative rhetoric with a reference to the Holocaust.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:51:16 GMTPresident Obama and President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia failed to resolve their differences, including Syria, after 90 minutes together at a meeting in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 5.Russian airstrikes in Syria and cyberattacks have echoed some of the Cold War’s uglier moments. American intelligence officials wonder whether a grander scheme is at work.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:45:02 GMTThomas Weaver, a top-notch recruit who was expelled from the Marines, said drill instructors singled out minority recruits they disliked for extra hazing.A top-notch recruit who was expelled from the Marines said his superiors told trainees to lie about punching, kicking and choking by drill instructors.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:00:35 GMTPresident Obama boarding Air Force One on Thursday en route to Jerusalem to attend the service for Shimon Peres.Families of Sept. 11 victims are now able to pursue legal claims against the Saudis, and the legal battle could last for years.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:20:06 GMTDaniel S. Och, chief executive officer of Och-Ziff Capital Management Group.OZ Africa Management, a unit of the hedge fund, pleaded guilty to bribing officials in Libya, Chad, Niger, Guinea and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:21:31 GMTDavid Wildstein, left, a former ally of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leaving federal court with a lawyer this week during a trial over the George Washington Bridge lane closings.David Wildstein, a former ally of the New Jersey governor, denied accusations by a defense lawyer that he had embellished his accounts of the George Washington Bridge lane closings.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:08:24 GMTJohn Stumpf, chief executive of Wells Fargo, testified before the House Financial Services Committee on Thursday regarding the bank’s unauthorized customer accounts.John Stumpf, the bank’s leader, told lawmakers the sham accounts were an ethical lapse limited to the 5,300 low-level employees, who were fired.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:43:23 GMTLady Gaga sang the national anthem at this year’s Super Bowl in Santa Clara, Calif.The pop singer, who performed the national anthem at the game last year, is releasing her fourth solo album on Oct. 21.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:35:02 GMTRichard D. TrentlageMr. Trentlage’s may not be a household name, but generations know his work writing advertising jingles for companies such as Oscar Mayer and McDonald’s.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:31:52 GMTA female pangolin in her enclosure at a zoo in Takeo, Cambodia. Her front right and rear left paws were amputated by poaching snares.An international agreement now prohibits the commercial sale across international borders of the world’s most trafficked mammals. Enforcement is another matter.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:00:03 GMTEarly trials show that personality testing can identify 90 percent of the highest risk children, targeting risky traits before they cause problems.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:00:02 GMTDeborah Peterson Small, an activist interviewed in “13TH,” a documentary by Ava DuVernay.Ms. DuVernay makes a startling and powerful statement about the prison industrial complex and the history of black lives in post-Jim-Crow America.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:00:03 GMTNew York City’s solar boom has been prompted by recent drops in installation costs.